About Gene Mills

Mean Gene Mills

1,356 Career Wins
46 Losses
1 Tie
886 Victories by Fall

  • New Jersey State Champ and HS National Champ
  • Syracuse University’s 1st 4 time All American
  • 2 time NCAA Champion
  • voted outstanding wrestler NCAA’s
  • Division I NCAA career pin record of 107 pins
  • 3 time World Cup Champion
  • 1980 World Super Champion in Japan and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • 1980 Tbilisi (USSR) Champion and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • Cerra Pellado Champion in Cuba and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • Roger Goulon Champion in France and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • Rokoczi Cup Champ in Hungary and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • 1980 US Olympian and voted the “Athlete of the Year” by the US Olympic Committee
  • Career record of 1356-46-1
  • Distinguished Member of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in Stillwater, Oklahoma

 

March 6, 1981 article by Bob Snyder of the Syracuse Post-Standard:

Gene Mills: The Uncrowned King (750kb PDF file)

Pin To Win: Wisconsin’s Dallas Herbst Learns From The Legendary Gene Mills

February 6, 2008 article from TheWrestlingMall.com

Watch the Video of Gene Winning the 1976 New Jersey State Championship